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you nobody knows disasters like comedians. >> new york, the high-tech resilient city. just don't get us wet. what the hell was that? >> that's from my upcoming benefit for victims of hurricane sandy. i booked the strongest, smartest comics i could find. my comedian friends and i will raise money to rebuild homes and lives one laugh at a time. >> awe damn, the lights are out! you know what? i'll watch a little television until they come back on. >> only on current tv. >> back on the "young turks." there's a meteorologist who's working in louisiana and apparently getting these comments on line that were a little bit ridiculous. led me read one. they said: >> cenk: now why we would care about what you think is an interesting question, but apparently, everybody has to pass this hair test. here's a picture of rhonda lee. there's of course, nothing wrong with her. that's how she wears her hair. she wrote back of the. >> cenk: that makes section. she went on to say: >> cenk: so, obviously outrangous, how could she have possibly done that. this caused concern by her employer. i'm still tryin
were being that tough with them. "the new york times" has a story about a case that happened 15 years ago. it's about stephanie george. do you think that she is going to get the same kind of treatment that the bankers got? if you do, well, you don't know anything about the u.s. justice system. well, here's what happened to her. she was storing apparently a small amount of cocaine for her boyfriend in her house. and here's where "the new york times" picks it up: >> cenk: now guess what she got? a life sentence. she got a life sentence for holding a small amount of cocaine and money. hsbc was holding billions of dollars of drug money. they got no sentence. nothing. new york times explains further: >> cenk: they had no choice. when you're powerless and poor, they have no choice. they have to give you a life sentence for the smallest of crimes, but if you're part of the elite and you're banker in this world well, they also have no choice. they can't give you a sentence. you are free to go. you have a get out of jail card forever. if your in the mad about this within you're either part of
aggressively, mayor bloomberg in new york. >> it's time for the president i think, to stand up and lead and tell this country what we should do. not go to congress and say what do you guys want to do? this should be his number one agenda. he's the president of the united states. and if he does nothing during his second term, something like 48,000 americans will be killed with illegal guns. that is roughly the number of americans killed in the whole vietnam war. >> cenk: well, mayor bloomberg seems to be indisputablely right about that but nonetheless, i'm not sure that the congressmen will listen to him. let's look at australia. rebecca peters on the national network on small arms, rebecca before we talk to you i want to show the audience a clip that explains what happens back in 1996 in australia. >> the 1996 transform gun control legislation in australia. semiautomatic weapons were banned, 700,000 guns destroyed in a buy back scheme. >> we should be going to the americans and saying, look what we did. >> the president has the guts to get it done. >> but they won't do it because they'r
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